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Edward B. ...I have a Bachelor's Degree in Math and MBA and Master's in Education. While getting my math degree I studied Knot Theory, an advanced geometry discipline and learned many tricks that would apply to students. I also have helped Mountain View and Menlo Park School Districts develop and maintain math curriculum.
24 Subjects: including prealgebra, calculus, trigonometry, public speaking
$75.00/hr
Los Altos, CA
Ian W. I'm a motivated tutor who has nearly 9 years experience instructing students in subjects ranging anywhere from early reading to Algebra I and SAT prep. I am also a licensed attorney and welcome any student interested in an affordable private tutor for the essay writing portions of the Californi...
16 Subjects: including prealgebra, English, writing, reading
$50.00/hr
Los Altos, CA
Rebecca D. ...Calculus is so much easier for students when they understand the physical significance of derivatives and integrals, so I spend a great deal of time working on that with them. As an engineer, it's very rewarding to be able to share the relevance of these concepts for solving practical problems s...
10 Subjects: including prealgebra, calculus, geometry, algebra 1
$80.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Linda R. ...One method I use to teach phonics is by analogy. In analogy phonics I teach students unfamiliar words by analogy to known words (e.g., recognizing that the rime segment of an unfamiliar word is identical to that of a familiar word, and then blending the known rime with the new word onset, such a...
36 Subjects: including prealgebra, reading, English, writing
$50.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Sarah P. ...I am currently teaching various subjects to 8th grade students in East Palo Alto and have been teaching in various classroom settings for about 4 years. My approach is very similar to the way that Common Core should work--I like to foster critical thinking by getting to the core of an issue and ...
13 Subjects: including prealgebra, reading, English, writing
$40.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA

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